Laurent Benzoni

President, Founding Partner


Presentation :

Expertise: Strategy, Regulation,Competition, Litigation, Costing

Professor Laurent Benzoni holds a Master's degree in International Finance and a PhD in Industrial Economics. He created the Economics Research Department of Telecom Paris Tech in 1986. Since 1995, he is full Professor of Economics at Paris II Panthéon-Assas University where he currently heads the Network Economics Master.

He founded TERA Consultants in 1996, as an economic consulting firm, specialising in competition, regulation, costing and development. The firm is a leader in its field, operating in more than 50 countries across five continents. Laurent has more than 30 years of advisory experience for companies and public institutions, in particular in competition, litigation, regulation and strategy across various industrial sectors.



Academic titles:

- PhD in Economics

- Full Professor at Paris II Panthéon-Assas

- Director of the Masters programme in Network Economics




- Nominated by his peers as one of the world's leading practioners in competition by the Who's Who Legal 2016

- Harvard and the Expansion Award (1985) for the book Economics of Energy (Economie de l’Energie)

- Industrial Economics Award (1986) by the A.D.E.F.I.

- Award from the Institute of Research in Economics and Sociology of Telecommunications (Institut de Recherche en Economie et Sociologie des Télécommunications) (1989)







- Board member of  Paris II Panthéon-Assas Doctoral School of Economics and Management Sciences, Information and communication Sciences

- Board member of the Competition Workshops organized by the DGCCRF, French Minister of Economy and Finance

- Contributor as author for the economic review  "Concurrences"

- Editorial board member of the DigiWorl Economic Journal

- Editorial board member of the "Journal of Regulation"

- Member of the economic committee of the Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée (CNC)

- Member of the scientific council of the audiovisual and digetal chair of the Institut Français de Presse

- Board member of the Avignon Forum for Culture

- Member of the National Consultative Commission for  Radiocommunications (1998 - 2009)